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December 11, 2017

Mike Vogel

Florida Trend South Florida Editor • mvogel@floridatrend.com

Mike Vogel
Mike Vogel

Mike Vogel has reported and written about business in Florida for more than 20 years. He works from Broward County. He is a graduate of West Virginia University and the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and, prior to joining Florida Trend in 1999, worked for newspapers in southeast Florida, North Carolina, Georgia, Pennsylvania and West Virginia.

Articles by Vogel:

Breweries, wineries and distilleries line a Treasure Coast trek. Neddy, “The Swimmer” in the John Cheever short story, crosses a suburban New York county by swimming from estate pool to pool, drinking booze as he goes.
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Many activities that once carried a moral or even criminal taint now operate more like regulated businesses than criminal enterprises. A look at Florida's vice economy: Gambling, prostitution and strip clubs.
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Evolving: Fort Lauderdale's beach strip is remade again
Some 30 years ago, investor, restaurateur and bar owner A.J. Yaari bought into Fort Lauderdale beach.
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Sea-level rise and Florida: 2075 - 2100
What We'll See: As Florida's Millennial generation dies out, their children will see … Much of Naples, Fort Myers and Cape Coral are under the sea.
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Sea-level rise and Florida: 2050 - 2075
What We'll See: Millennial generation Floridians, by this period in their senior years, will be living in a Florida much changed from that of their youth.
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Sea-level rise and Florida: 2025 - 2050
What We'll See: As in the story about the frog and the pot of water on the burner, property owners, taxpayers and investors begin to feel the heat in this period.
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Sea-level rise and Florida: Present - 2025
What We'll See: Not much. The difference between a 1½-inch rise in sea level and a 3½-inch rise is less than the daily tidal variation.
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Learning to live with water
Forget climate change histrionics; the seas around Florida have been rising foreons.
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Bacon Buds
Fans of bacon can now buy bouquets of it from Boca Raton-based Bacon Boxes.
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Under water: Shrimp farmer faces a big problem
Aquaculture farmers may work with water instead of dirt, but that doesn't mean they don't have a tough row to hoe.
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Sting performs with the Florida Orchestra for 50th anniversary gala

Sting performed with the Florida Orchestra for their 50th anniversary gala Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at the Mahaffey Theater in St. Petersburg. The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame rocker belted some of his biggest hits while conductor Michael Francis led the orchestra.

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